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OTF Resource Labs are a general set of mechanisms utilized by the program to offset its current inability to provide long-term funding support. The Labs are recognition that the community of Internet freedom and digital human-rights defenders require continuous sustenance rather than limited projects and constant re-application processes.

Telling the stories of projects and the results they produce
Localization lab
Making internet freedom tools available in new languages
Community lab
Empowering a stronger, more diverse internet freedom community
Engineering lab
Securing the technological infrastructure behind internet freedom technologies
Usability Lab
Improving the usability of open source circumvention and digital security technologies
Conducting independent security audits of internet freedom technologies
Legal lab
Helping internet freedom projects navigate the complexities of the legal realm